Jessica Mousseau is a copywriter & copy editor from the United States. Her work can be viewed at: www.jessicamousseau.com.
Published June 3rd 2011
For many people, part of a vacation is visiting a spa that is different than the one they ordinarily patronize. New York City has an abundance of hotels that have on-site spas, so it may be hard for you to choose which one to visit.
We've compiled a list of the best spa hotels in New York City. This should help you narrow down your search. If you still can't make up your mind, you'll simply have to visit as many of them as you can while you're in New York City.
That's what you'll feel like you're living in when you enjoy the Chopra Center and Spa at the Dream Hotel. This spa uses the Ayurvedic techniques of spa therapy. Deepak Chopra developed and taught this method, which brings the finest in relaxation.
The relaxed feeling will continue when you lie on your 300-count Egyptian cotton sheets in your room. And, if you should by chance get all tense again the next day, just schedule another visit to the spa at the Dream Hotel.
Enjoy a relaxing spa treatment in the Midtown Manhattan spa of the Four Seasons Hotel. Use the whirlpool, sauna, and steam facilities to float, sweat, and steam your cares away, then enjoy a relaxing massage. Can't make it to the spa itself? Order a massage in the privacy of your room at the Four Seasons Hotel. You won't even have to move once the massage is over, just continue to lie there and enjoy the relaxation.
The Peninsula New York offers you the ultimate in comfort and relaxation in the Peninsula Spa by ESPA, located right in the hotel. Actually, it's located on the hotel's rooftop, making it even more enjoyable because you're far above the noise and congestion of New York City. You'll enjoy the Asian, European, and Ayurvedic methods used in The Peninsula Spa. Each of them offers its own unique way of giving you the most complete spa experience you can imagine.
As if being right at Central Park wasn't relaxing enough, visiting La Prairie Spa at the Ritz-Carlton will. Choose from four packages that are available in the spa itself or order a massage, manicure, or pedicure to be done right in your room.
After you've finished being petted and pampered, take a stroll through Central Park. You'll enjoy the fresh air and natural setting that will make you think you've completely left the City. Remember, your hotel is right at the Park, so you don't have far to go at all.
The St. Regis New York is home to The Spa by the St. Regis. The spa is located on the lower lobby level of the hotel.
From the moment you walk in the door, you'll be treated like royalty. You'll be served champagne if you wish, and will be able to wrap yourself in some of the most luxurious throws you could ever hope to find. Add to that the excellent spa treatments you can take advantage of and you'll agree that The St. Regis New York is one of the best spa hotels in New York.